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Beaufort’s Britton named to spring Dean’s List at Nebraska

Brian Joseph Britton of Beaufort has been named to the Dean’s List at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln for the spring semester of the 2019-20 academic year.

Britton, a graduate student working toward a Master of Business Administration, was named to the Dean’s List for the College of Business. Nearly 7,500 students at Nebraska have been named to the Deans’ List for the spring semester.

5 from Beaufort make President’s List at Coastal Carolina

Five students from Beaufort are among the more than 1,100 students who earned a spot on the President’s List for the Spring 2020 semester at Coastal Carolina University.

The five include Ebony Beasley, a exercise and sport science major (29901), Will Durbin, a Political Science major (29907), Xavier Jackson, a Theatre major (29902), Zoe Lyons, a Marine Science major (29906) and Kenneth Sitkowski, a communication major (29907).

Coastal Carolina University is a dynamic, public comprehensive liberal arts institution located in Conway.

8 from Beaufort make the Dean’s List at Coastal Carolina

Eight students from Beaufort are among the more than 2,300 undergraduate students at Coastal Carolina University who were named to the Dean’s List for the Spring 2020 semester.

The eight include Jared Bibb, a marketing major (29902), Zachary Bogle, a Management Pre-Major major (29902), Derek Kidd, a Recreation and Sport Management major (29906), Rachel Kirberger, a hospitality, resort, and tourism management major (29907), Abbigail Larocque, a Theatre Arts major (29902), Koryna LaRocque, a Theatre Arts major (29902), Tiffany Linton (29906) and Daniel Richards (29907).

Coastal Carolina University is a dynamic, public comprehensive liberal arts institution located in Conway.

Clemson’s Gulledge of Beaufort appointed Second Lieutenant

Michael Anthony Gulledge of Beaufort is a newly appointed Second Lieutenant.

On May 20, Clemson University’s Army and Air Force ROTC units held a joint online ceremony to commission 50 Second Lieutenants. Twenty-five students received commissions into the U.S. Army, and 25 students received commissions into the U.S. Air Force.

The ceremony featured guest speaker Major General Donald E. (Ed) Jackson. Maj. Gen. Jackson received his commission as an Engineer officer from Clemson University in 1986.

Gulledge also participated in a Silver Dollar Salute ceremony in a smaller video teleconference with family and friends. It marks the first salute received by the officer from an enlisted member. As a sign of mutual respect, the officer presents the enlisted member with a silver dollar.

Gulledge’s major is Criminal Justice.